“Austen would have loved this smart, laugh-out-loud show”

Dominic Cavendish, Daily Telegraph

“Hilarity, romance, madness and utter theatrical joy. The whole house cheered and cheered and cheered”

Stephen Fry

“Riotously funny...gloriously entertaining...rampantly delicious...frankly sensational”

David Benedict, Variety

“Completely faithful to the book, it's also a raucously irreverent romp”

Patrick Marmion, Daily Mail

“It's a blast: Austen turbocharged with utter theatrical audacity”

Sam Marlowe, The i

“In layer after layer of brilliance this mighty novel is captured as it has never been captured before not only in its fierce feminisn and brilliant humour but also – most surprisingly of all – its spirit of true romance, the thing for which all hearts yearn”

Joyce McMillan, The Scotsman

“Profoundly joyous. A kick-ass delight from start to finish”

Neil Cooper, The Glasgow Herald

“Very clever, very funny. As richly layered as a wedding cake”

Dominic Cavendish, The Daily Telegraph

“A total blast from start to finish. It sticks faithfully to Austen’s briiliant story while opening it up into a riot of fun, colour and mischief making. It is dramatic reinvention at its most enjoyable”


“Raucous energy and huge heart. A riotous joyful piece of work that embodies the spirit of Austen and blasts her into the 21st century ”